New Ocean Resort Casino Sets Opening Date

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Finally, Allen reportedly revealed that the coming venue will now be required to pass a thorough building inspection ahead of its planned June 28 opening while explaining that his firm is still hopeful of being granted separate online gaming and sportsbetting licenses in the very near future.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City is the latest addition to the gaming and hospitality portfolio of Florida-based operator Hard Rock International. Other properties that ceased operations included the Trump Taj Mahal, which closed in 2016 and is now becoming the Hard Rock. The 1,972-room Boardwalk venue has purportedly been undergoing a $500 million makeover since its March of 2017 purchase that last week saw large gold-lettered Hard Rock-branded signs mounted to its exterior facades.

According to, Carrie Underwood and Pitbull will headline the opening festivities at the Hard Rock.

Exceptional cleanliness, comfort, and hospitality all contributed to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City's success. Hard Rock received a statement of compliance, which represented the first step in the process of obtaining a casino license from state regulators.

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It will transform the 4.2 million square feet of defunct casino hotel space into a state-of-the-art casino, hotel, retail, dining and entertainment facility, aiming to increase employment opportunities, strengthening the faltering Atlantic City resort and by virtue the economy of New Jersey.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is one step closer to opening in June after the hotel and casino was approved for its casino license by the Casino Control Commission on Wednesday afternoon.

AC Ocean Walk, the parent company of the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, formally announced on Monday that the casino will open to the public on Thursday, June 28th. John Roberts, a representative of the AAA Minnesota & Iowa offices, presented the 2018 award to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City General Manager, Jim Franke.

Combined, the two properties have brought back about 6,500 of the 11,000 casino jobs that have dissolved since 2014 as a result of closures, the Associated Press reported.